Height of the `Burj Khalifa` skyscraper (Dubai)

Height of the `Burj Khalifa` skyscraper (Dubai) (830 m)



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Height of the `Burj Khalifa` skyscraper (Dubai) (830 m)

  • is 1/50 of Highest freefall parachute jump (2014) (41.4 km)...more
  • is 4 x Height of the minaret of Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca (210 m)...more
  • is 5 x Height of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC (169 m)...more
  • is 20 x Initial height of the world's first skyscraper ? the Home Insurance Building (42 m)...more
  • is 200 x Height of an African elephant (4.2 m)...more
  • is 400 x Women's Olympic High Jump record (2.06 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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